Crusader GR 20 Starter Build Thorns

The Crusader GR 20 Starter Build is designed to clear a GR 20 solo. This is a task of the Season Journey C4. For completing C1-C4 of the Season Journey you will receive a full set for your class for free. For leveling 1-70 as Crusader check out our leveling build: here.

Crusader GR 20 Starter Build – Build

Crusader GR 20 Build Thorns

Crusader GR 20 Starter Build – Gameplay

Crusader GR 20 Starter Build – Playstyle

  • Pull many mobs, the more the better
  • Activate Iron Skin, Bombardment, Consecration, Steed Charge
  • Use Laws of Justice and/or Akarat’s Champion for additional defense when surrounded by many mobs

Crusader GR 20 Starter Build – Items

  • Weapon: Craft a yellow level 70 one-handed dagger at the blacksmith
  • Other slots: fill with yellow level 70 items

Crusader GR 20 Starter Build – Rolls

  • Thorns on every item (can not roll thorns on weapon)
  • STR, VIT, Physical %, CDR

You want to achieve about 40k thorns and 600k+ life. This amount is pretty easy to achieve and will make the GR 20 trivial for you. With this build you can also farm the lower Torment levels.

Crusader GR 20 Starter Build – Gems

  • Weapon: Topaz
  • Head: Diamond
  • Chest, Pants: Diamonds

Crusader GR 20 Starter Build – Hints

  • Hire the Templar Follower: skill Heal, Intimidate, Charge, Guardian